The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 21 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Oracle Database 1 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.77% 7.60% 4.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.35% 37.04% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 7
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Oracle Database
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
23 54 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.69% 20.53% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 40 32
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,500 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Midlands region.

Oracle Database Salary Trend in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Database.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) PL/SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (57.14%) OCP
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (57.14%) SQLPlus
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Exalogic
6 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
6 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
6 2 (28.57%) MySQL
6 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (28.57%) Middleware
6 2 (28.57%) OCA
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (14.29%) SSL
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) SQLPlus
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (14.29%) Essbase
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) DBA
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) E-business
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PL/SQL
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) OCP
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (28.57%) OCA
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Hyperion